It wasn’t that long ago that any time somebody sent you a package, you had little to prove it was actually mailed beyond their word, and when it would arrive was anybody’s guess. People could claim that things “got lost in the mail” and it was largely believable. That is not the case in 2017, … Read moreReal-Time Package Tracking is a Vital Part of Modern E-commerce
Modern retailers face a lot of challenges, but managing inventory accuracy remains one of the biggest. There are so many ways to lose track of inventory, and the numbers in the system can quickly become far different from what is actually in stock. Physical merchandise counting has to be performed regularly to maintain an accurate … Read moreThe Benefits of Cycle Counting
With the constant stream of dramatic changes hitting the supply chain in the past decade, it can be a struggle to stay on top. Freight and transportation costs might be on the rise, but one way to keep costs down and efficiency up is by investing in a solid Warehouse Management System (WMS). There are … Read moreHow Can Warehouse Management Systems Benefit Your Operations?
When it comes to procurement, resources are all too often applied to areas where they actually add the least value. According to procurement outsourcing firm Proxima Group’s Chief Client Officer, Guy Strafford, value creation is potentially the greatest during the engagement and management stages, and yet few procurement resources are normally applied at these points. … Read moreProcurement Approaches Are Often Fundamentally Flawed, Expert Says